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    Castle in the Sand Hotel

    3701 Atlantic Ave, 37th Street & Oceanfront, Ocean City, MD 21842-3338
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    03/07/2017 04/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Breakfast Buffet
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          Multilingual Staff
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          Reviewed 24 October 2014

          For many years, we have been staying at the wonderful Castle in the Sand property on 37th street in Ocean City. This year was yet another in a long line of enjoyable stays. As usual, our room was clean and comfortable. The office staff were...More

          1  Thank Ed W
          Reviewed 14 October 2014

          This is my second year and second review for this place. It seems to be the new fun spot me and my husband share for our wedding anniversary. This year my husband picked the little cabins that are at the corner block by the highway....More

          Thank funmom43
          Reviewed 4 October 2014

          Loved the room, very comfortable bed,staff was friendly. We visited off season and loved the peace and quiet. Good location, very short walk to the beach. Property was very well kept. Will definitely be back! Thanks Castle in the Sand!!!!

          Thank JoAnnKscotia
          Reviewed 4 October 2014 via mobile

          It's been quite some time since I took my family away. Usually we do the Pennsylvania thing but this year we decided on Maryland. My girlfriend said my kids would love it here so we gave it a shot. Myself, girlfriend and kids ages 9...More

          3  Thank Joseph L
          Reviewed 2 October 2014

          Although this hotel has been around for a long time, it was in great shape! The room was spacious and very clean. The entire housekeeping staff spoke to us whenever we encountered them. They were very pleasant. We also enjoyed the outdoor bar and live...More

          1  Thank Kegger88
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          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
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          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Price range
          • US$151 - US$350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #10 Business Hotel in Ocean City
          • #11 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 180
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          is the pool open this month April 2017?
          10 April 2017|
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          Response from polanka221 | Reviewed this property |
          I can't say for sure, but since it is an outdoor pool, it seems unlikely.
          How far away is this hotel from the boardwalk? And is there an outdoor pool?
          31 March 2017|
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          Response from atparkshans | Reviewed this property |
          The boardwalk isn't that far. Walking distance or you can purchase an all day bus pass. The bus literally runs up and down the main street all day. very convenient. There is an out door pool and more importantly an... More
          Does anyone know if the boaderwalk is open in april and what the weather might be possible?
          25 January 2017|
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          Response from Carole A | Reviewed this property |
          Not all of the stores will be open, or will open late in the day. The weather will be cool.
          Room Tips
          "Just don't take our rooms ;)"
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          "They do not offer WiFi (paid for or free). They have a club that plays live music."
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          "we go high up to see over the dune. 3rd or 4th flr. The kitchen is well stocked, dishes and flatware are..."
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          "No luxury but the ocean views are amazing."
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